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Small Brass Vernier Transit by W. & L. E. Gurley

Auction:
2345
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$646$550

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Small Brass Vernier Transit by W. & L. E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y., No. 9346m with 3 1/4-inch dia. dial, needle ring divided 0-90-0 ° twice, blued steel needle with central clamp, declination scale adjusted from rim, plate with single vernier and two vials, 4 1/2-inch vertical circle (silvering rubbed) and 8 3/4-inch lg. telescope with calibrated vial, on four-screw leveling base, ht. 11 in., (finish worn), in mahogany case with plumb bob and maker's shipping labels.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Polaroid 88 Polacolor ER 3-1/4 x 3-3/8'' Film, 80 ASA (623959), Troy, steel needle, Laboratory glassware, Pharmacy, Vernier, Switzerland, Vial